ARIN Intermediate Unit 28

Regional Education Service Agency

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  • Representative Dave Reed Visits ARIN IU Early Intervention Classroom to Discuss Funding

    ARIN Intermediate Unit 28 welcomed Pennsylvania Representative Dave Reed and his Policy Advisor, Jonathan Longwill into two of their Early Intervention classrooms. The purpose of the visit was to introduce them to the high quality and successful ARIN Early Intervention Preschool program.

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  • Summer 2016 Course: Crisis Prevention and Intervention Training for Trainers August 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 8, 2016 Robert Truscello, Instructor

    In Pennsylvania, Chapter 14 §14.133(c) mandates that educational staff intervene in situations in which a person poses a threat to him/herself or to another in the school setting, and §14.133(c)(2)(iii) directs that staff involved should receive appropriate training. This 6-day course will provide participants with both the expertise and the skills necessary to train others in safe strategies for dealing with these situations. Included are six modules (one per day) that cover safe, hands-on physical interventions appropriate for crisis situations, intervention and training skill development, and preventative information.

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  • Microsoft Innovative Education Training

    A Microsoft Innovative Education Training Academy was held at the ARIN Central Office on December 16th and 17th. Educators from a wide variety of Western Pennsylvania schools and organizations were in attendance. The MIE program serves as a starting point that will allow them to become Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainers. The program was designed for K-12 education across all subjects, and is aligned to 21st Century Skills, and Common Core Standards. It is designed to enhance teaching and learning in the classroom through the use of technology tools and Microsoft products.

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ARIN Intermediate Unit 28 invites you to review our 2016 Annual Report to learn more about our programs and services.